Archive for the ‘Construction’ Category

Frequently Asked Questions on Water Heaters

There are several things to consider when purchasing a new water heater or getting your current one fixed. A water heater essentially heats the water to give your home hot, running water. Whether you’re looking for a new water heater or just want some overall water heater tips, we have a few frequently asked questions that may help you.

Continue reading “Frequently Asked Questions on Water Heaters” »

Green Your Home

Don’t’ wait to “go green” in your primary residence, or in your vacation home. It’s not necessary to buy or build a new property to begin making important changes in your home and life that are better for the environment.

Continue reading “Green Your Home” »

Saving Money on Building Your Dream Home

find-your-dream-homeEveryone has dug through magazine after magazine imagining their dream home. You pull out clippings and ideas and you paste together a list of things that you would love to have. Unfortunately, not everyone can have this dream. Many people will eventually settle for buying a home that has most of, or at least a decent amount of, the things on their list. However, there are the lucky ones who have the time to build their actual dream home. If you fall into that category, this article is for you. Here are some of the ways you can save money while building your dream home.

 

Continue reading “Saving Money on Building Your Dream Home” »

Perfect Wonderlic Score. Perfect House.

Perfect HouseI recently had the good fortune to meet football legend Pat McInally who played for the Cincinnati Bengals from 1975 through 1985.  (A little bit of side trivia, Pat is rumored to be the only NFL player in history to have made a perfect Wonderlic score on the official NFL-issued Wonderlic test.)  Anyway, when I met Mr. McInally, we weren’t talking about football or standardized testing or anything of the sort.   Continue reading “Perfect Wonderlic Score. Perfect House.” »

Accessible Home Design for Wheelchairs

Most homes you see today lack in accessible design. Unless there is a current need for accessibility, there are many features that homes lack for basic accessible needs. Home builders can modify homes to include accessible features, and sometimes, this would have to be requested and reincorporated into the original blueprints if you are designing a home from start to finish. Continue reading “Accessible Home Design for Wheelchairs” »

New Price Quote App A Big Help for Small Businesses

jobflex appTime is a precious commodity for any businessperson. Fumbling around with complicated programs on your heavy laptop can leave a customer doubting the professionalism of a company and its capacity to fulfill the terms of a contract. Android offers free constructions apps for phones and tablets to assist with formulating project quotes, and sales documents. The JobFLEX app offers businesses several features that produce a proficient air to capture the client’s attention.

JobFLEX offers contractors the ultimate user-friendly tool for providing estimates and proposals for projects of any size free. JobFLEX provides contractors an app to create, edit and send customer proposals and estimates straight from their Android devices. The full project package can be composed to include the details of the plan and estimated quotes from their Android devices. Continue reading “New Price Quote App A Big Help for Small Businesses” »

The Problems with a Flooded Crawl Space

A flooded crawl space is something no one wants, and something a lot of people don’t know they even have. Such damage can lead to issues within the home, or even worse, long-term health issues.

What It Can Damage
The problems with a flooded crawl space extend far past the crawl space. While it is a central point for water to pool, water and humidity will eventually seep upwards, damage the structure, create foul smells, back up sewage, and more. Here are just a few things that an uncared-for flooded crawl space can damage: Continue reading “The Problems with a Flooded Crawl Space” »

Bathroom Remodeling: DIY or Call a Professional?

jaymillergc4Remodeling an old bathroom sounds like a job for professionals, but homeowners can have a few reservations hiring one. The labor cost plus the materials can be overbearing and beyond the means of an average income earner.  Bathroom remodeling, however, is a serious business. If done incorrectly, the cost will double and the value of the house may also suffer. When planning the upgrade, think about the pros and cons of having a professional take over. Continue reading “Bathroom Remodeling: DIY or Call a Professional?” »

Is Quartz Better Than Granite for Kitchen Countertops?

The two most popular kitchen countertops in the home improvement industry today are quartz and granite. Both beautiful and classy, it’s no wonder that homeowners have a hard time choosing between these two materials. Let’s list down the pros and cons of each one, and hopefully it could help you figure out what to install.marble countertop Continue reading “Is Quartz Better Than Granite for Kitchen Countertops?” »

Creating the Perfect Log Cabin Style Home

LOG CABINWAre you seeking the perfect and charming log cabin style home? Have you saved up to find the perfect place to relax and spend your days reveling in the smells of pine and hardwood? But how can you get from the unknown to dream log cabin style home? Follow these steps to help create the perfect log cabin style home. Continue reading “Creating the Perfect Log Cabin Style Home” »

Advertisement